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ESL Beginner Premium Edition with e-Flashcards Makes English Easy!

ESL Beginner introduces you to the basics of English grammar with confidence-building activities that move you to the next level with the right tools and at the right pace. This easy-to-use handbook covers basic English grammar for those just learning the language. It teaches English language concepts and gives examples in simple, everyday language.

Written by an ESL expert specifically for ESL learners, topics include nouns and noun phrases, verbs and verb phrases, simple sentences, compound sentences, and modifiers. The book also contains special tables that address five key areas of English grammar: articles, vocabulary, plurals, prepositions, and irregular verbs. You can enhance your speaking abilities through individual exercises, class discussions, and group projects that are fun and effective learning devices.

This student-friendly workbook is an ideal supplement to textbooks and language courses, and serves as the perfect ESL workbook, with many skill-building exercises and examples. After reviewing with the book, go online to REA's Study Center and test what you've learned with 450 e-flashcards. These flashcards help you pinpoint your strengths and weaknesses and identify areas in need of further study. You can also create your own flashcards and access them from any computer or smartphone.

Whether you're studying English in a class or on your own, this fun and friendly workbook will help you build your skills and communicate with precision - and success!

Synopsis:

ESL (English as a Second Language) Beginner with CD Open a world of opportunity by mastering basic English grammar with this easy-to-use ESL book. ESL Beginner is an ideal supplement to textbooks and language courses, and serves as the perfect ESL workbook, with many exercises and examples. ESL Beginner introduces ESL learners to the basics of English grammar with confidence-building activities that will move you to the next level with the right tools and at the right pace. ESL Beginner includes these exclusive features: - Teaches basic English grammar concepts - English grammar examples in easy-to-understand, everyday language - Skill-building exercises with answer keys

- Contains special tables that address 5 key areas of English grammar: articles, vocabulary, plurals, prepositions, and irregular verbs - Includes a glossary and test-taking tips

- Illustrations of daily life

- Group activities

- CD includes vocabulary building games and a vocabulary enhancer chart!

Synopsis:

Premium Edition with CD! ESL Beginner covers the basic English grammar for those just learning the language. Topics include nouns and noun phrases, verbs, simple sentences, compound sentences, and modifiers. Students enhance their speaking abilities through individual exercises, class discussions, and group projects that are both fun and effective learning devices. This new Premium Edition includes versatile Vocabulary-Building Games plus a Vocabulary Enhancer chart on CD, helping ESL beginning students sharpen their skills even further!
 
DETAILS

- Reading and listening exercises with simple explanations that allow students to master grammar through practice

- Extensive solo practice and group activities

- Includes CD-ROM with Vocabulary-Building Games and Vocabulary Enhancer chart

- Superb preparation for students taking the TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)

 
REA...Real review, Real practice, Real results.

About the Author

Sherry Boguchwal is an ESL skills consultant in Manalapan, N.J. Johanna Pugni is an ESL skills consultant in Flushing, N.Y. Dianne Ramdeholl is an ESL instructor at the College of Staten Island - CUNY, Staten Island, N.Y. Linda C. Robbian is a basic skills instructor at Guilford Technical Community College, Jamestown, N.C.

Table of Contents

CONTENTS

About Research and Education Association

Acknowledgments

CHAPTER 1 — INTRODUCTION

Who Should Use This Book?

How This Book is Organized

Visualizing

Reading

Listening

Activities

Review

To the Instructor

Instructional Styles

Instructional Aids

Providing Feedback to Students

Assessing Students' Skills

Creating a Portfolio

Conclusion

Student Progress Sheet

To the Student

My Progress Sheet

CHAPTER 2 — NOUNS AND NOUN PHRASES

Grammar

Noun

Common and Proper Nouns

Collective Nouns

Countable and Noncountable Nouns

Singular and Plural Nouns

Possessives

Phrases/Prepositions

Pronouns

Answer Key

Visualizing Pictures

Doctor's Office

Grocery Store

Drug Store

Car Accident

Ice Cream Shop

Dental Office

Answer Key

Reading

Topic 1: Home Remedies

Topic 2: Conversation Topics

Topic 3: Divorce

Topic 4: Tipping

Answer Key

Listening

Topic 1: Directions

Topic 2: Groceries

Topic 3: Lost and Found

Topic 4: Restaurant

Answer Key

Activities

Activity 1: Tourism

Activity 2: Native Country

Review

Key Points

Answer Key

CHAPTER 3 — VERBS AND VERB PHRASES

Grammar

Verbs

Verb Phrases

Contractions

Linking Verbs

Subject-Verb Agreement

Verb Tense

Main Parts of Commonly Used Irregular Verbs

Transitive and Intransitive Verbs

Answer Key

Visualizing Pictures

Children's Playground

House (under construction)

Trucking

Farm

Car Repair Garage

House Fire

Answer Key

Reading

Topic 1: Business Hotel

Topic 2: City

Topic 3: Employees

Topic 4: Business Etiquette

Answer Key

Listening

Topic 1: Weber Furniture Company

Topic 2: Conversation

Answer Key

Activities

Activity 1: Crossword Puzzles

Activity 2: Writing

Activity 3: Art

Review

Key Points

Answer Key

CHAPTER 4 — SIMPLE SENTENCES

Grammar

Simple Sentence

Types of Simple Sentences

Punctuation

Subjects and Verbs

Additional Parts of the Simple Sentence

Sentence Patterns

Fragments

Interrogative Sentences

Answer Key

Visualizing Pictures

Office

Restaurant

Hospital

Clothing Store

Daycare

Kitchen

Answer Key

Reading

Topic 1: Finding a Job

Topic 2: New Job

Topic 3: Worry

Topic 4: Community Service

Answer Key

Listening

Topic 1: Finding a Job

Topic 2: The Application for Employment Paragraph

Answer Key

Activities

Activity 1: Dramatization

Activity 2: Presentation

Activity 3: Art

Activity 4: Writing

Review

Key Points

Answer Key

CHAPTER 5 — COMPOUND SENTENCES

Grammar

Compound Sentence

Independent Clause

Conjunctions

Punctuation

Answer Key

Visualizing Pictures

Neighborhood Park

Jigsaw Puzzle

Answer Key

Reading

Topic 1: Exercise and Fitness

Topic 2: Education

Topic 3: Planning a Vacation

Topic 4: American Family Households

Answer Key

Listening

Topic 1: Fitness Center

Topic 2: School

Answer Key

Activities

Activity 1: Wordsearch

Activity 2: Compound Sentence/Simple Sentence Board Game

Review

Key Points

Answer Key

CHAPTER 6 — MODIFICATION

Grammar

Modifiers

Adjectives

Articles

Demonstrative Adjectives

Adverbs

Comparative and Superlative

Answer Key

Visualizing Pictures

A Living Room

Man Making Bed

At a Restaurant

Street Traffic

Answer Key

Reading

Topic 1: The Public Library

Topic 2: Fire Safety

Topic 3: Childproofing Your Home

Topic 4: Weekend Activities

Answer Key

Listening

Topic 1: Visiting a Friend

Topic 2: Getting Ready to Leave

Topic 3: Jamaican Vacation

Topic 4: Ordering Dinner

Answer Key

Activities

Activity 1: Restaurant

Activity 2: Personal Ad

Review

Key Points

Answer Key

Product Details

ISBN:
9780738604671
Publisher:
Research & Education Association
Subject:
Study Guides
Author:
English Language Study Guides
Author:
Pugni, Johanna
Author:
Passananti, Dana
Author:
Boguchwal, Sherry
Author:
Ramdeholl, Dianne
Subject:
English language
Subject:
Study and teaching
Subject:
English language -- Study and teaching.
Subject:
English as a Second Language
Subject:
Foreign Languages-ESL
Subject:
ESL Beginner
Subject:
vocabulary builder
Subject:
reference handbook
Subject:
ESL study guide
Subject:
English as a second language study guide
Subject:
ESL;English as a Second Language;English language learner;English language;how t
Subject:
English comprehension;English as a foreign language;English for beginners;interm
Subject:
English vocabulary;ESL/ELL;ELL;learn English language;practice English language;
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
English as a Second Language Series
Publication Date:
20130412
Binding:
Electronic book text in proprietary or open standard format
Grade Level:
from 6 to 12
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
408
Dimensions:
11 x 8.5 in 1.9 lb
Age Level:
11-17

Related Subjects

Languages » ESL » General
Languages » ESL » Grammars and Methods
Reference » Student Guides
Reference » Test Guides

ESL Beginner with Vocab Builder & Vocab Enhancer W/CD-ROM (Rea) (Reference)
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"Synopsis" by ,
ESL (English as a Second Language) Beginner with CD Open a world of opportunity by mastering basic English grammar with this easy-to-use ESL book. ESL Beginner is an ideal supplement to textbooks and language courses, and serves as the perfect ESL workbook, with many exercises and examples. ESL Beginner introduces ESL learners to the basics of English grammar with confidence-building activities that will move you to the next level with the right tools and at the right pace. ESL Beginner includes these exclusive features: - Teaches basic English grammar concepts - English grammar examples in easy-to-understand, everyday language - Skill-building exercises with answer keys

- Contains special tables that address 5 key areas of English grammar: articles, vocabulary, plurals, prepositions, and irregular verbs - Includes a glossary and test-taking tips

- Illustrations of daily life

- Group activities

- CD includes vocabulary building games and a vocabulary enhancer chart!

"Synopsis" by ,
Premium Edition with CD! ESL Beginner covers the basic English grammar for those just learning the language. Topics include nouns and noun phrases, verbs, simple sentences, compound sentences, and modifiers. Students enhance their speaking abilities through individual exercises, class discussions, and group projects that are both fun and effective learning devices. This new Premium Edition includes versatile Vocabulary-Building Games plus a Vocabulary Enhancer chart on CD, helping ESL beginning students sharpen their skills even further!
 
DETAILS

- Reading and listening exercises with simple explanations that allow students to master grammar through practice

- Extensive solo practice and group activities

- Includes CD-ROM with Vocabulary-Building Games and Vocabulary Enhancer chart

- Superb preparation for students taking the TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)

 
REA...Real review, Real practice, Real results.

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